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Thyroid Awareness

The thyroid gland is a small, butterfly-shaped gland located in the base of the neck just below the Adam’s apple. Although relatively small, the thyroid gland plays a huge role in our body, influencing the function of many of the … Read More

Scott A. Blickensderfer, D.O., FACOS to Serve as President of ACOS

NEWS FROM THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHIC SURGEONS | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON (November 4, 2016): Scott A. Blickensderfer, D.O., FACOS, board-certified, urological surgeon at Urology Associates of South Bend, Indiana, was elected President of the American College of Osteopathic … Read More

Breast Cancer and Lymphedema

Lymphedema is common for women who have received breast cancer treatment. During breast cancer surgery (mastectomy or lumpectomy), some of the lymph nodes in the underarm (called axillary lymph nodes) may be removed. They are checked to see if they … Read More

Congrats Melissa on your Lymphedema Certification!

Allied Physical Therapy is pleased to announce Melissa Gutierrez, PT, DPT, CLT as part of our lymphedema management team. Lymphedema management (LM) includes: Manual Lymph Drainage, compression bandaging, skin care, exercise and education. Often LM is associated with vascular insufficiency … Read More

Creative Physical Therapy

Improving the quality of life in our patients by adjusting to their needs and adding creativity to make physical therapy fun! Meet Florita.  Five years ago she was diagnosed with Stage 4 Lung Cancer that had metastasized to her brain.  … Read More

National Physical Therapy Month

October is National Physical Therapy Month! Each week we will be featuring a different service that Allied Physical Therapy provides and posting facts and benefits about Physical Therapy. Here is some history about how Physical Therapy came about: Physical therapy as … Read More